The median annual salary for a Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
UK / England
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 11598 15272 15798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.74% 15.89% 16.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.31% 16.48% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9745 12940 13162
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Analyst in England

Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in England

Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 4746 £50,000 +5.26% 561
South East 0 2072 £37,500 - 299
Yorkshire 0 1002 £35,000 +0.71% 132
North West -4 945 £35,000 - 153
East of England -6 808 £36,000 -7.69% 82
West Midlands -6 706 £35,000 -4.10% 113
South West 0 680 £37,500 +7.14% 112
East Midlands +4 566 £39,000 +8.33% 68
North East -3 73 £32,500 -7.14% 29
Midlands -1 3 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 6711 (28.66%) Finance
2 6162 (26.31%) SQL
3 5124 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 4815 (20.56%) Microsoft
5 4189 (17.89%) Windows
6 3643 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
7 3255 (13.90%) MS Excel
8 3251 (13.88%) Business Analysis
9 2892 (12.35%) ITIL
10 2768 (11.82%) Degree
11 2418 (10.32%) Active Directory
12 2343 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 2229 (9.52%) MS Office
14 2097 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 2039 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
16 1751 (7.48%) Project Management
17 1694 (7.23%) Banking
18 1672 (7.14%) Retail
19 1549 (6.61%) Scrum
20 1543 (6.59%) Analytics
21 1541 (6.58%) QA
22 1506 (6.43%) SDLC
23 1500 (6.41%) Oracle
24 1416 (6.05%) SAP
25 1410 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
26 1363 (5.82%) Windows Server
27 1350 (5.76%) ISEB
28 1267 (5.41%) C#
29 1263 (5.39%) .NET
30 1225 (5.23%) Windows 7

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 822 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 762 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 556 (2.37%) SAS
4 386 (1.65%) IIS
5 277 (1.18%) Confluence
6 268 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 177 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 154 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 154 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 144 (0.61%) CMS
10 138 (0.59%) Apache
11 133 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 123 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
13 97 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 85 (0.36%) WebSphere
15 75 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 66 (0.28%) JBoss
17 55 (0.23%) WebLogic
18 46 (0.20%) IBM Notes
19 35 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3255 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 2229 (9.52%) MS Office
3 542 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 495 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 220 (0.94%) MS Project
6 163 (0.70%) SPSS
7 76 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 20 (0.085%) Acrobat
9 18 (0.077%) Stata
10 16 (0.068%) InfoPath
11 13 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 13 (0.056%) EViews
12 10 (0.043%) Photoshop
12 10 (0.043%) SPSS Modeler
13 6 (0.026%) Simulink
14 5 (0.021%) EngageOne
15 4 (0.017%) Mozilla Thunderbird
16 3 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
16 3 (0.013%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.013%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 302 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 205 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 181 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 170 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 156 (0.67%) SAP CO
6 155 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 147 (0.63%) SAP ERP
8 140 (0.60%) SAP SD
9 121 (0.52%) SAP MM
10 84 (0.36%) SAP SCM
11 82 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
12 81 (0.35%) SAP PP
13 74 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 73 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
15 60 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
16 57 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
17 55 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
17 55 (0.23%) Oracle ASCP
17 55 (0.23%) SAP Retail
18 52 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 569 (2.43%) Office 365
2 273 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 259 (1.11%) SaaS
4 223 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 212 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 79 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 75 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
8 57 (0.24%) Mimecast
9 42 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
10 35 (0.15%) G Suite
11 31 (0.13%) IaaS
12 27 (0.12%) PaaS
13 24 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
14 23 (0.098%) Force.com
15 18 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 17 (0.073%) GitHub
17 14 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
18 13 (0.056%) Lucidchart
19 12 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
19 12 (0.051%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1084 (4.63%) Firewall
2 664 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 555 (2.37%) LAN
4 512 (2.19%) WAN
5 510 (2.18%) DNS
6 439 (1.87%) VPN
7 435 (1.86%) DHCP
8 369 (1.58%) Internet
9 348 (1.49%) Network Security
10 311 (1.33%) VoIP
11 293 (1.25%) SAN
12 218 (0.93%) Wireless
13 174 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
14 152 (0.65%) HTTP
15 143 (0.61%) VLAN
16 133 (0.57%) Intranet
17 112 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
18 108 (0.46%) Skype
19 104 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
20 90 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2343 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 953 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 764 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 727 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 503 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 415 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
7 390 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 369 (1.58%) Power BI
9 360 (1.54%) Big Data
10 343 (1.46%) QlikView
11 293 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 272 (1.16%) MySQL
13 221 (0.94%) MS Access
14 219 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
15 208 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
16 181 (0.77%) Oracle Database
17 164 (0.70%) Data Mining
18 149 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
19 128 (0.55%) Hadoop
20 127 (0.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1032 (4.41%) Selenium
2 912 (3.89%) JIRA
3 395 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 360 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 337 (1.44%) WebDriver
6 270 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 249 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 185 (0.79%) Jenkins
9 158 (0.67%) HP UFT
10 155 (0.66%) JMeter
10 155 (0.66%) SpecFlow
11 152 (0.65%) Git (software)
12 110 (0.47%) LoadRunner
13 103 (0.44%) JUnit
14 67 (0.29%) Toad
15 54 (0.23%) Maven
16 51 (0.22%) Subversion
17 48 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 47 (0.20%) TestNG
19 45 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 6711 (28.66%) Finance
2 1694 (7.23%) Banking
3 1672 (7.14%) Retail
4 1165 (4.97%) Marketing
5 894 (3.82%) Legal
6 659 (2.81%) Law
7 624 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 573 (2.45%) Manufacturing
9 466 (1.99%) Front Office
10 422 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 410 (1.75%) Back Office
12 409 (1.75%) Advertising
13 226 (0.97%) Publishing
14 202 (0.86%) Financial Institution
15 175 (0.75%) Games
16 160 (0.68%) Billing
17 148 (0.63%) French Language
18 134 (0.57%) German Language
19 111 (0.47%) Retail Banking
20 107 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1263 (5.39%) .NET
2 785 (3.35%) XML
3 560 (2.39%) HTML
4 541 (2.31%) Web Services
5 334 (1.43%) ASP.NET
6 303 (1.29%) CSS
7 196 (0.84%) SOAP
8 154 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 140 (0.60%) REST
10 130 (0.56%) JSON
11 125 (0.53%) Gherkin
12 119 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
12 119 (0.51%) HTML5
12 119 (0.51%) Middleware
13 118 (0.50%) EDI
14 112 (0.48%) jQuery
15 99 (0.42%) AngularJS
16 71 (0.30%) RESTful
17 67 (0.29%) XSD
18 61 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3643 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1126 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 776 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 521 (2.22%) User Experience
5 383 (1.64%) Fixed Income
6 310 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 302 (1.29%) Derivative
8 287 (1.23%) FMCG
9 286 (1.22%) Fintech
10 283 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 278 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 246 (1.05%) Equities
13 243 (1.04%) iPad
14 225 (0.96%) Driving Licence
15 220 (0.94%) Blackberry
16 210 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
17 168 (0.72%) Credit Risk
18 156 (0.67%) Hedge funds
19 153 (0.65%) Data Structures
20 143 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4189 (17.89%) Windows
2 1363 (5.82%) Windows Server
3 1225 (5.23%) Windows 7
4 1186 (5.06%) Linux
5 866 (3.70%) Unix
6 726 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 686 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 441 (1.88%) Windows 10
9 315 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 250 (1.07%) Android
11 247 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 246 (1.05%) Windows XP
13 224 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 130 (0.56%) Mac OS X
15 115 (0.49%) Solaris
16 107 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 45 (0.19%) Mac OS
18 39 (0.17%) Windows Vista
19 36 (0.15%) CentOS
20 33 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5124 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 3251 (13.88%) Business Analysis
3 2892 (12.35%) ITIL
4 2097 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 2039 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
6 1751 (7.48%) Project Management
7 1549 (6.61%) Scrum
8 1543 (6.59%) Analytics
9 1506 (6.43%) SDLC
10 1410 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1210 (5.17%) CRM
12 1196 (5.11%) Data Analysis
13 1114 (4.76%) Waterfall
14 1083 (4.62%) User Stories
15 1042 (4.45%) E-Commerce
16 973 (4.15%) Test Scripting
17 963 (4.11%) ERP
18 934 (3.99%) Change Management
19 915 (3.91%) Information Security
20 766 (3.27%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6162 (26.31%) SQL
2 1267 (5.41%) C#
3 1125 (4.80%) Java
4 709 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 611 (2.61%) JavaScript
5 611 (2.61%) Python
6 475 (2.03%) VBA
7 345 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 337 (1.44%) R
9 281 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 259 (1.11%) C++
11 258 (1.10%) C
12 240 (1.02%) VB
13 199 (0.85%) PHP
14 187 (0.80%) Perl
15 180 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 152 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 148 (0.63%) ABAP
18 139 (0.59%) Ruby
19 127 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2768 (11.82%) Degree
2 1350 (5.76%) ISEB
3 826 (3.53%) ISTQB
4 610 (2.60%) CISSP
5 489 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 477 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 395 (1.69%) CISM
8 374 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
9 303 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 257 (1.10%) CCNA
11 255 (1.09%) SC Cleared
12 249 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 247 (1.05%) CISA
14 242 (1.03%) MCSE
15 208 (0.89%) SANS
16 203 (0.87%) MCP
17 201 (0.86%) CEH
18 168 (0.72%) DV Cleared
19 163 (0.70%) GIAC
20 149 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1541 (6.58%) QA
2 1050 (4.48%) SLA
3 533 (2.28%) PMO
4 525 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 390 (1.67%) Data Quality
6 293 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 192 (0.82%) MiFID
8 136 (0.58%) COBIT
9 123 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 60 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 56 (0.24%) EMIR
12 49 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 47 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
14 46 (0.20%) ISO22301
15 43 (0.18%) GDPR
16 38 (0.16%) IFRS
16 38 (0.16%) P3O
17 34 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 32 (0.14%) IFRS 9
19 28 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 2418 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 591 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 284 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 215 (0.92%) XenApp
5 175 (0.75%) vSphere
6 88 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 75 (0.32%) Snort
8 63 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 58 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 55 (0.23%) Terminal Services
11 53 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
11 53 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 34 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
13 30 (0.13%) VMware ESX
14 24 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
14 24 (0.10%) XenServer
15 20 (0.085%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 18 (0.077%) VMware Workstation
17 17 (0.073%) Docker
18 16 (0.068%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 385 (1.64%) SCCM
2 173 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 103 (0.44%) SCOM
4 80 (0.34%) Puppet
5 69 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 65 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 61 (0.26%) WSUS
8 56 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 55 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 55 (0.23%) Nagios
10 53 (0.23%) Control-M
11 51 (0.22%) Nessus
12 47 (0.20%) CSIRT
13 38 (0.16%) Ansible
14 36 (0.15%) NetBackup
15 33 (0.14%) QRadar
16 32 (0.14%) AirWatch
17 30 (0.13%) OpenView
17 30 (0.13%) Tivoli
18 29 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4815 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 1500 (6.41%) Oracle
3 1416 (6.05%) SAP
4 1056 (4.51%) VMware
5 977 (4.17%) Cisco
6 862 (3.68%) Citrix
7 568 (2.43%) Tableau
8 466 (1.99%) HP
9 362 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 345 (1.47%) Google
11 325 (1.39%) IBM
12 225 (0.96%) Apple
13 199 (0.85%) Cognos
14 165 (0.70%) CheckPoint
15 159 (0.68%) ServiceNow
16 156 (0.67%) iManage
17 153 (0.65%) Adobe
18 152 (0.65%) Splunk
19 143 (0.61%) NetApp
20 128 (0.55%) Dell
Hull, North Humberside
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car/ car allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Salary: £65,000 per annum + pension, medical, dental, childcare vouchers, crit
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi-time, Automation Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22-25k DOE + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + great benefits package, FOC parking!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago